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County News

September 1, 2016


Saturday, October 1, 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at Buena Vista University, Storm Lake, Iowa

4th through 8th graders encouraged to register to attend this FREE Event

Register here

July 12, 2016

Join Dr. Kris Kohl, Extension Ag Engineer and Apiarist, as we explore the interesting life of honey bees.

July 8, 2016

Use 4H ONLINE for:

  • 4-H Club Enrollment (registration)
  • Livestock Identification
  • Health Information
July 8, 2016


  • Buena Vista County Fair Exhibit Entries
  • Livestock Fair Class Selections
  • (For State or Clay County Fairs please contact the Extension Office at 712-732-5056)
July 6, 2016

In 2015, ISU Extension and Outreach added the Women in Agriculture program to provide research-based educational programs that expand agricultural enterprise, improve natural resource management, and support the community of women in agriculture.


Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

Our Story: Gardening for Food Pantries

Start with an idea: grow fresh produce for donation to food pantries. Mix together ISU Extension and Outreach nutrition education, Master Gardeners and ISU Research and Demonstration Farms. The goal: More than 10,000 pounds of food for Iowans in need.

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Iowa State University Extension and Outreach News

October 20, 2016 12:16 PM

The Iowa State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (VDL) has received several questions from southwest Iowa producers about corn...

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